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Qualitative Fit Testing (Train the Fit Tester)

Our Face Fit Testing Training course offers comprehensive guidance and practical knowledge on conducting Qualitative face fit testing. Candidates will gain hands-on experience in fitting various types of masks, including FFP1, FFP2, and FFP3 disposable masks, as well as semi-disposable and reusable half masks.

While prior knowledge and experience are not required for this course, having an awareness of HSG53 Respiratory Protective Equipment at Work and INDG479 can be beneficial. Our training will equip candidates with the necessary skills to ensure proper fit and protection for respiratory equipment, promoting a safe and secure working environment.

The subject areas covered are:

  • Familiarisation with regulations and guidance
  • Understanding the purpose and applicability of fit testing
  • Selection procedures for adequate and suitable Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE)
  • Exploring fit factors and protection factors
  • Examination procedures for RPE and identification of maintenance issues
  • Proper donning procedures and pre-use fit checks
  • Practical application of qualitative face-fit testing
  • Performing diagnostic checks on equipment
  • Implementing correct fit testing procedures and understanding the purpose of the exercises
  • Developing problem-solving skills
  • Recognising the capabilities and limitations of fit testing equipment
  • Interpretation of fit testing results

Candidates who successfully pass a formative practical and examination will be presented with a Certificate

Duration: One Day

Price: £200 + VAT

Maximum delegates:  12 per session

If you are looking for a discounted bulk booking of 6 or more delegates or for a private booking at your location, please enquire below.

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Course cost per delegate

£200.00 + VAT

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